What's on inWatford

Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Watford

29
JUN
Block Chain
The Kingsley Hotel

. Course Highlights‐ Blockchain fundamentals‐ Blockchain concepts and components‐ Drivers for using blockchain in capital markets‐ Application of blockchain principles to solve pain points within the securities transaction lifecycle‐ Practical steps to creating an innovation sandbox in your firm for blockchain application…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2073 169970
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29
JUN
Charles Moore with Joan Bakewell on Margaret Thatc
St Mary the Virgin

Everything She Wants 1982‐1987 is the second of Charles Moores three volume authorised biography of Margaret Thatcher his much‐lauded portrait of Britains first female Prime Minister. Reflecting his full access to her personal papers and over 500 interviews with contemporaries and colleagues…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 02077 223238
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29
JUN
Chickenshed Kensington and Chelsea CT2 Show
Lyric Square

The Artistic Team have put their own unique spin on the Grimms Fairy Tales featuring some well‐known characters. Watch out for wheeler and dealer Rumplestiltskin and his gold‐loving Gang and the worrywart Queen who wont let her daughters out of her sight.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02087 416850
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29
JUN
Community Choir
Chickenshed

During the workshop you will learn and develop vocal arrangements and will gain skills confidence and understanding about how the various parts are put together and then performed. Participants can expect a wonderful mix of songs arranged with a Chickenshed twist and…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02082 929222
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29
JUN
Community Choir for ages 21+
Chickenshed

During the workshop you will learn and develop vocal arrangements and will gain skills confidence and understanding about how the various parts are put together and then performed. Participants can expect a wonderful mix of songs arranged with a Chickenshed twist and…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02082 929222
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29
JUN
CRD IV and CRR
The Kingsley Hotel (Thistle Holborn)

. The Capital Requirements Directive IV and Capital Requirements Regulation CRD IV and CRR are legislations which became applicable from January 1st 2014 seeking to fully implement Basel III by 2019. As a result regulatory and capital personnel within financial institutes are…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02073 169970
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29
JUN
Full Houses Theatre Presents MACBETH
Rudolf Steiner House

Shakespeares story of ambition betrayal and corruption is brought vividly to life in one of Londons premier Off West‐End venues The Steiner Theatre in a brand new production by critically acclaimed theatre company Full Houses Theatre. Set in the crumbling husk…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03336 663366
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29
JUN
George Frakes - The Den at 100 Wardour St
The Den at 100 Wardour St

. George Frakes studied on the ICMPs Professional Diploma in Songwriting in 2009 and has become a much sought after figure on the British folk scene having released his debut EP Ghost Of The Girl in early 2011 to much critical acclaim.…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144090
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29
JUN
Learn How to Sing!
Token Interior

Do you enjoy singing Do you want to learn and improve your skills Come and sing with us Token Studio singing class is a new dynamic choir led by Alex F. Lopez our piano teacher. Singing from Elvis to Queen Mozart to…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02034 908910
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29
JUN
Mortar Systems Technology
Holiday Inn Kensington Forum

Join SMi on the 29th and 30th June 2016 in London and examining key issues facing mortar systems teams today. Attendees will get the unique opportunity to discuss best practices in the training mortar teams and commanders. Secure your place today and…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 02078 276732
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29
JUN
The Future of Digital Banking - June 2016, London
Marriott Grosvenor Square, London

The Future of Digital Banking will bring together 200 bankers from across the globe to discuss the key issues shaping the industry in this era of digital innovation.Join us at this premium conference to explore how banking will be moulded by the…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: +44(0)2076 083222
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29
JUN
Wednesday's at 100 Wardour St - Latin
100 Wardour St

. Latin Wednesdays at 100 Wardour St could not be more exciting From 9pm to 11.30pm Yanet Fuentes will be showing you how to salsa. Shes worked with the likes of Shakira and Rhianna and along with her partner Alejandro will be…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144000
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29
JUN
Aladdin
Prince Edward Theatre

Aladdin at Prince Edward Theatre in London on Wednesday 29 June 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Aladdin live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Billy Elliot The Musical
Victoria Palace Theatre

Based on the Oscar nominated film Billy Elliot ‐ The Musical tells the inspirational story of one boys dedication to his dream of dancing against all odds.The story is set in the north of…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Roald Dahl’s deliciously dark tale of young Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectioner Willy Wonka comes to life in a brand new West End musical directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes. Featuring ingenious stagecraft…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Die Walkre
Royal Festival Hall

Die Walkre at Royal Festival Hall in London on Wednesday 29 June 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Funny Girl
Savoy Theatre

Funny Girl at Savoy Theatre in London on Wednesday 29 June 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Funny Girl live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Jersey Boys
Piccadilly Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Kinky Boots
Adelphi Theatre

Kinky Boots at Adelphi Theatre in London on Wednesday 29 June 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Mamma Mia
Novello Theatre

Inspired by the iconic music of ABBA Mamma Mia is a musical written by Catherine Johnson and tells the fictional story of Donna who owns a small hotel on a Greek Island and her daughters…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
McFly Session 2
The Forum Kentish Town

McFly Session 2 at The Forum Kentish Town in London on Wednesday 29 June 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUN
Motown the Musical
Shaftesbury Theatre

Motown the Musical at Shaftesbury Theatre in London on Wednesday 29 June 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Phantom of the Opera
Her Majesty's Theatre

Andrew Lloyd Webbers best known musical The Phantom of the Opera tells the dramatic story of a musical genius with a deformed face and his obsession with a chorus girl.Based on the French novel by…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Romeo and Juliet
Garrick Theatre

Romeo and Juliet at Garrick Theatre in London on Wednesday 29 June 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Sunny Afternoon
The Harold Pinter Theatre

Sunny Afternoon at The Harold Pinter Theatre in London on Wednesday 29 June 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Sunny Afternoon live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
The Book of Mormon
Prince of Wales Theatre

Nine 2011 Tony Awards say The Book Of Mormon is the Best Musical of the Year. Vogue says “It&39;s the funniest musical of all time.”  The New York Times says “It&39;s the best musical of…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
The Lion King
Lyceum

The musical The Lion King brings to life the story of young Simbas challenge to fulfil his destiny as king of the lions and defeat his tyrannical uncle in the process.The show features the enchanting…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
The Play That Goes Wrong
Duchess Theatre London

The Play That Goes Wrong at Duchess Theatre London in London on Wednesday 29 June 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
JUN
Wicked
Apollo Victoria

Award‐winning musical Wicked tells the story of an unlikely friendship between two witches who meet at the sorcery academy. Join the girls on their exciting adventures in Oz as they grow part ways and fulfil…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUN
BETH VYSE and SEYMOUR MACE
Comedy Room, 51 Camden Park Road

Beth Vyses sassy leopard print clad alter ego: Olive Hands is back still holding on to her crown as Britains number 2 in the morning daytime TV presenter but this time shes resurrecting her career on a cruise ship for her small…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07837 750113
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Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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